Friends of Riverbend Park


November 2016:  Friends of Riverbend Park  presented with the Elly Doyle ParService Award by Fairfax County Park Authority!


May 3, 2018: Friends of Riverbend Park (FORB) and Fairfax County Park Authority (FCPA) sign Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) at Riverbend Park Visitors' Center. MOU-FORB-FCPA-050318.pdf

left to right:  Tim Hackman, FCPA Dranesville District Board Member; Kirk Kincannon, Executive Director of FCPA; Hugh Morrow III, President of FORB;  John Hughes-Caley, FORB Director; John Callow, Riverbend Park Manager

November 2019:  FORB Board of Directors elections:  Eleanor Anderson, Kevin Dillon and Susan Keating elected to three-year terms as Directors of the Friends of Riverbend Park. 

Upcoming events

    • January 22, 2021
    • 1:00 AM (EST)
    • March 26, 2021
    • 12:00 PM (EDT)
    • Riverbend Park Outdoor Classroom / Picnic Shelter, Potomac Hills Street, Great Falls VA 22066
    Registration is closed

    No registration required!

    Native plants for sale include flowers, grasses, shrubs and trees indigenous to a region of North America prior to settlement of the area by Europeans.  Most species are self-seeding or perennial. The ever-popular Virginia Bluebells will be available for sale.

    Come early for the best selection! Any plants not sold will be planted at the park.

    PRE-ORDERS:  Pre-ordered plants will be available for pick up on Friday, April 30th at the Riverbend Park Educational Pavilion on Potomac Hills Street in Great Falls. If plants do not emerge and look healthy by this date, we will refund your payment or replace with a similarly priced item.

Friends of Riverbend Park is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. PO Box 1481 Great Falls, VA 22066-8481

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